2021 Special Session I

Budget Amendments - HB1800 (Committee Approved)

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HB 2027 - Growth Assessments in Grade 3-8

Item 139 #1h

Item 139 #1h

First Year - FY2021 Second Year - FY2022
Department of Education, Central Office Operations FY2021 $0 FY2022 $8,750,000 NGF

Page 141, line 15, strike "$39,750,487" and insert "$48,500,487".

Page 142, after line 3, insert:

"E. Out of this appropriation, $8,750,000 the second year is appropriated from nongeneral funds for the purpose of developing the through year growth assessment system in grades 3-8 as provided in House Bill 2027."


(This amendment provides $8.8 million the second year from federal Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief funds authorized in the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act of 2021 to implement the provisions of House Bill 2027 to restructure Standards of Learning assessments for mathematics and reading in grades 3-8 from a single end-of-year assessment to a growth assessment system that measures student progress above, at, and below grade level.)